Peter Hafez

Chief Data Scientist RavenPack

Peter Hafez is the head of data science at RavenPack. Since joining RavenPack in 2008, he’s been a pioneer in the field of applied news analytics bringing alternative data insights to the world’s top banks and hedge funds. Peter has more than 15 years of experience in quantitative finance with companies such as Standard & Poor's, Credit Suisse First Boston, and Saxo Bank.

He holds a Master's degree in Quantitative Finance from Sir John Cass Business School along with an undergraduate degree in Economics from Copenhagen University. Peter is a recognized speaker at quant finance conferences on alternative data and AI, and has given lectures at some of the world’s top academic institutions including London Business School, Courant Institute of Mathematics at NYU, and Imperial College London.

Conference Day One: March 15th 2021

Monday, March 15th, 2021

11:45 AM Understanding risk through the data mosaic

Uncovering future sources of risk requires an understanding of how the world is connected through data. Leveraging data mosaics allows investors to glean new insights about real-time business risk. The future of alternative data is not found off-the-shelf. Curated creation of new insights is becoming the norm. 

Conference Day Two: March 16th 2021

Tuesday, March 16th, 2021

3:30 PM Fireside Chat - Integrating alpha into your ESG portfolio

·        Using ESG metrics to capture the return and risk drivers that traditional financial metrics can’t

·        Advantages of an ESG quant approach

·        How ESG consideration can enhance both a portfolio’s economic performance and ESG profile

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Peter.

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